Extremist Content Online: Extremists Continue Exploiting U.S. Protests & Civil Unrest On #Telegram – #atomwaffendivision #awd #terror

The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) reports weekly on the methods used by extremists to exploit the Internet and social media platforms to recruit followers and incite violence. Last week, white supremacist and neo-Nazi groups leveraged their Telegram channels to capitalize on the ongoing U.S. protests and civil disorder, encouraging users to incite violence against protesters … Read more

Purported leader of neo-Nazi group #Atomwaffen wants out of detention in SeaTac; feds oppose release – #terror #awd

Kaleb Cole, the purported hate-spewing leader of the neo-Nazi group Atomwaffen Division, is asking a federal magistrate judge to reconsider his detention on charges alleging he and others conspired to threaten Jews, Blacks and journalists in Western Washington and elsewhere, claiming he poses no real risk to the community and that his views, while unpopular, … Read more

IntelBrief: Examining #Atomwaffen Division’s Transnational Linkages – #terror #awd #sonnenkrieg #feuerkrieg #skd #fkd

Recent discussion about white supremacy extremist groups has focused on the Russian Imperial Movement, but the Atomwaffen Division (AWD) deserves closer scrutiny for its transnational linkages and global aspirations. Atomwaffen members maintain links to Canada, Germany, Ukraine, Estonia, and elsewhere. Atomwaffen has cultivated linkages to other white supremacy extremist groups abroad, including the Sonnenkrieg Division, … Read more

Jailed Ex-#Atomwaffen Division Leader Needs Some Lord of the Rings – #terror #awd

A so-called charity helping incarcerated white supremacists says John Cameron Denton is looking to get personal letters with LOTR content. The former leader of the supposedly now-defunct Atomwaffen Division (AWD)—the same terror group linked to a string of killings in the U.S.—is currently in prison on federal swatting charges after a nationwide FBI crackdown. He … Read more

Suspected Neo-Nazi Sentenced to 2.5 Years for Gun Crime – #terror #atomwaffen #awd #drogennazi

A suspected neo-Nazi has been sentenced to 30 months in federal prison for a gun crime, announced U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Erin Nealy Cox. Aiden Bruce-Umbaugh, 23, pleaded guilty to possession of firearms and ammunition by a prohibited person in Lubbock in January. Appearing via video teleconference from the Lubbock County … Read more

#Feuerkrieg, #Atomwaffen, and The Modern Strain of the Fascist Disease Current Affairs – #terror #awd #TheBase

It would seem that the disease known as fascism is growing in eminence on the world stage right now, especially with the activities of a network known as the Atomwaffen Division gaining prominence (alongside a peek at what goes on beneath the surface). Fascism has long been an ideology that makes use of young men … Read more

Teenage white supremacist who declared war on minorities in a neo-Nazi plot quietly released from jail – #terror #atomwaffen #awd #TheBase

Richard Tobin, a man accused of coordinating a neo-Nazi plot to “wage war” against minority groups, has been quietly released from prison just a few months after his arrest. The court records detailing the reason for the man’s bond request have been sealed and there is no explanation for his release. Tobin was arrested after … Read more